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# 1  
Old 02-28-2008
UNMOUNT a windows file system

Hi,
I try to unmount :
smbumount /mnt/directory

But I receive :

Could not umount /mnt/directory: Device or resource busy

Any idea ?
Many thanks.
# 2  
Old 02-28-2008
You have to exit all processes accessing the device. You can find them with:

Code:
fuser -c /mnt/directory

# 3  
Old 02-28-2008
Thank you,
but :
# fuser -a /mnt/directory
/mnt/directory: Input/output error

And :

# fuser -k /mnt/directory
/mnt/directory: Input/output error


????
# 4  
Old 03-02-2008
I suppose its fuser -c and not fuser -a
# 5  
Old 03-03-2008
The way I commonly use is to execute lsof and grep the directory in the output. Of course that is only if lsof is installed.

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